Visitor Destination and Engagement Officer

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 08/12/2021 12:00
£27,741 - £29,577 per annum
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Arts / Tourism
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Kirkleatham Museum
Number of posts:
Closing date:
8 Dec
Further Information

“This is Redcar and Cleveland. We are an ambitious council keen to build on our strong track record of innovation and partnership working, ensuring that we create a flourishing future for the borough and all of its residents. Key to this is a committed workforce who always gives their best. Offering a fast paced, progressive working environment, Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council is a great career move.”

The Adults & Communities Directorate, consists of four strands, Adult Social Care, Community Development, Public Health and Environment. Our aims are to continue to provide essential and highly valued services and to build capacity to enable local communities to make lasting change, improve quality of life, and prosperity. As a directorate we lead on developing a culture of co-operation and co production, respecting and nurturing the skills and talents of local people and enabling them to fulfil their potential.

We are seeking an experienced Visitor Destination specialist to support the Visitor Destination and Engagement Manager in the delivery of the Council’s Visitor Destination Management Plan, digital visitor strategy and policies. The role will be focused on the development and growth of tourism in the area creating a dynamic all year-round visitor destination through product development and the creation of promotional campaigns aimed at increasing the number of visitors and their economic value.

We are looking for someone that has experience in successful marketing and promotion of a tourism service or similar, experience of managing staff and operating at a strategic level in a visitor-related environment and monitoring cost centre budgets. The successful candidate will have experience working with a range of national and local partners, building strategic relationships to generate ideas and support growth.

For an informal discussion on the post please contact, Stephanie Costello, Visitor Destination and Engagement Manager on 01642 444549 or at stephanie.costello@redcar-cleveland.gov.uk

The council holds ambassador status for the North East Better Health at Work Award.

We offer very attractive terms and conditions of employment, including generous annual leave entitlement, flexible working hours (where appropriate), membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme and access to numerous other salary sacrifice schemes and staff benefits/discounts, including a lease car scheme.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.